Frederik V.

  • Summary

    Work in an international environment that continuously challenges me to learn,
    analyze and improve production processes & quality. At the same time allowing
    me to share knowledge & learn as much as I can from my peers. To create a
    workspace that is focused on continual growth with opportunities for advance-
    ments. Ready to relocate: Latam, AMEA.

    Experience

    Engineering Manager
    Emenite (Etex)
    Nigeria
    July-2011 - December-2015

    • Managing the Engineering & maintenance department (30 FTE)
    • Monthly reporting on the downtime
    • Analysis & reduction of stop times
    • Preparing investment, maintenance & production budget
    • Monthly follow-up of investment and maintenance budget
    • Preparation of the yearly EHS reporting
    Main achievements
    • Startup of new production process: within 3 weeks 100% of the samples passed our tests
    • Preparing laboratory for new production process: equipments, procedures, follow-up,...
    • Reduction of stop time (40% to 15%); eliminating stop time due to pumps (from 15%)
    • Cost reduction: increased efficiency, cost of spares
    • Introduction of Lock out, Tag out & Try out

    Trainee
    Fepesa (Etex)
    Peru
    September-2008 - June-2011

    • Daily & monthly reporting on production quality
    • Analysis of quality issues & formulating solutions
    • Monthly reporting on the downtime
    • Analysis & reduction of stop times
    • Preparing cost price calculations for management & comparative with peers
    • Preparation of the yearly EHS reporting
    Main achievements
    • Startup of new production process: identifying process issue which prevented good quality products
    • Separate process control from laboratory: equipments, procedures, follow-up,...
    • Reduction of noise levels below 85 dB(a)
    • Cost reduction: increased efficiency, cost of spares

    Business Development
    Asca (Eres NV)
    Nigeria
    October-2006 - April-2008

    • Changing formulations of the bitumen emulsions to suit the sub saharan environment
    • Setup production facilities & train people in the operations
    • Visit clients & guide them in the use of the bitumen emulsions
    • Setup the laboratories & train people
    • Follow up of the production, quality & stock
    Main achievements
    • Select suppliers of equipments to produce & test bitumen emulsions
    • Adapt formulation of bitumen emulsions to suit Nigerian environmental conditions
    • Obtain approval from the Ministry of Works to use the bitumen emulsions in road construction

    Education

    Master in General Managemnt
    Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School
    Belgium
    September-2005 - July-2006
    GAS Company Economics
    Universiteit Gent
    Belgium
    October-2004 - July-2005
    Master in Chemical Engineering
    Universiteit Gent
    Belgium
    October-2001 - July-2004
    Master in Chemical Engineering
    KAHO St-Lieven
    Belgium
    September-1996 - July-2001